Evaluation of Mississippi city websites

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Below is a chart evaluating the transparency efforts of Mississippi city websites.

Reading the chart

In the chart below:

600px-Yes check.png means that information is included on the government website
600px-Red x.png means that the information was not provided on the government website
means that information was partially provided

Check the page about each city for more detailed information about what information is available on the city website, along with recommendations users have made for positive changes.

Conclusions chart

This chart encompasses the 5 largest cities in Mississippi: Jackson, Gulfport, Hattiesburg, Biloxi, and Southaven. These cities averaged a "C-" website transparency grade in 2012.

Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
600px-Yes check.png
2 3 4 3 4 5 1 0 3 2
2 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
600px-Red x.png
1 0 0 1 1 0 2 5 2 3

Comparison chart No websites have been evaluated for Mississippi.

Comparison chart

Please check each district to see when it was last rated, if there is no time stamp then check the "History" tab to see when it was last edited.

No websites have been evaluated for Mississippi.

Correcting errors

If you discover an error in this chart or on one of the articles about a Mississippi city, you can report the error to Geoff Pallay, Director of Research.